1904 Antique Sterling Silver Locket Edwardian Silver Stamp Envelope Locket | Adie & Lovekin Ltd | Hallmarked Silver - 20 inch Sterling Chain

$210.00

A silver envelope locket that was originally a stamp holder attached to an Edwardian chatelaine or pocket watch fob, this is a fabulous piece. Hand chased with an ornate lattice and scroll pattern and the back has a blank cartouche ready for a special initial.

The locket is suspended from a corner and has a hinged 'envelope flap' that clips secure shut - wonderful for holding a special love note, inspirational prayer or photograph.

+ All the details

The envelope has full hallmarks for sterling silver, Birmingham, England and the year 1904. The maker's mark 'A&LLD' for the renowned silversmiths Adie & Lovekin Ltd is present and crisp.

Size: .85 x 1.15 inch or 22 x 29mm in size, approximately 4mm in thickness.

Condition: Excellent. No dings or splits - the case looks barely used and is one of the nicest I have found. Closure snaps into place firmly and the hinge is very strong and working perfectly.

Weight: 4.5 grams (without the chain)

Age: 1904 - 114 years of age.

The Chain:
Presented on a new suspension ring and 20 inch or 51cm sterling silver chain, stamped 925 to the clasp. Shown on a life size torso in image 3.

Janne's Notes:
Edwardian silver stamp envelopes - useful, fun and very beautiful as a locket. This is a very nice example from my favorite English silversmiths, Adie & Lovekin.

+ Please note: the shipping on this piece is via International Courier - hence the high shipping rate. Target delivery time is 5-6 working days Worldwide.

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